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Queen's Birthday Honours for the UCL community

16 June 2010


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  • UCL awards and appointments
  • Congratulations to the members of the UCL community who were recognised in the Queen's Birthday Honours 2010.


    • Professor Fergus Millar (UCL Professor of Ancient History 1976-84) for services to scholarship
    • Hugh Stevenson (UCL Honorary Fellow 2000) for services to the financial services industry

    Dame Commander of the Order of the Bath (DBE)

    Paulo Rego (UCL Slade School of Fine Art 1956; Visiting Lecturer in Painting, UCL Slade School 1983) for services to art

    Commander of the Order of the British Empire (CBE)

    Dr Jean Venables FRS (Advisory Board Member, UCL Grand Challenge of Sustainable Cities; Programme Board Member of the UCL-led programme UrbanBuzz) for services to civil engineering

    Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE)

    • Baljit Ubhey (UCL Laws 1991) for services to laws
    • Professor Anthony George Dore (UCL Geology 1970)for services to geology

    Member of the Order of the British Empire (MBE)

    • Roger Cooper (UCL Economics 1962) for services to forestry
    • Stephen Halloran (UCL Chemistry 1973, UCL Visiting Lecturer) for services to healthcare
    • Professor Guy Rutty (UCL Royal Free Hospital Medical School 1987) for services to the police
    • Dr John Tillett (UCL Chemistry 1958) for voluntary service to education

    Knights Commander of the Civil Division (KBE)

    Professor Charles Kuen Kao (UCL PhD 1965; UCL Honorary Doctorate of Science 2010) for services to fibre optic communications

    Ordinary Commander of the Civil Division (CBE)

    • Professor Linda Luxon (UCL Ear Institute and Professor of Audiological Medicine, University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust) for services to medicine
    • Dr Lee White (UCL Zoology 1987) for services to environmental conservation and sustainable development in West and Central Africa

    Ordinary Officer of the Civil Division (OBE)

    Dr Adam Prewett (UCL PhD Electronic and Electrical Engineering 1993) for services to government

    To see the full list of Queen's Birthday Honours, or to find out more about recent awards and appointments to UCL staff, follow the links above.